The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 52 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Cognos 13 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.90% 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 5.02% 1.74% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.65%
Cognos
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
259 230 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.81% 45.54% 50.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 120 112
Median daily rate £365 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £171 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 16
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.40 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.50 £16.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 7 £381 +22.00%
Gatwick - 3 £407 -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (84.21%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (73.68%) ETL
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (36.84%) Apache
7 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
7 7 (36.84%) Apache Hive
7 7 (36.84%) Big Data
7 7 (36.84%) Power BI
7 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) Tableau
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) MySQL
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) IBM
9 4 (21.05%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
10 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
10 3 (15.79%) OLAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Apache
1 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (84.21%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (36.84%) Apache Hive
7 7 (36.84%) Big Data
7 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
7 7 (36.84%) Power BI
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) MySQL
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) OLAP
9 3 (15.79%) QlikView
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (5.26%) DTS
10 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 4 (21.05%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
5 4 (21.05%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Campaign Management
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) EAI
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Tableau
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Talend